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Author: rorschach
Time: 01/20/04 08:42 PST
This is a reply to message no. 13047 by rolschwarz
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only bad attitude causes economic loss in peaceful use of atomic power plants
I too would rather live next to a nuke plant than MANY other kinds of plants, especially a petro-chemical plant or refinery, of which we have many here in Houston, but the simple fact is that I had a greater risk of dying coming to work this morning in my car than of dying due to a nuclear power plant accident in my entire lifetime, and I have to do that twice a day. With some of the new designs in prototype and design stages, that already very small risk is being reduced even further.
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